Paving continues on the Allegheny Valley Expressway this weekend


Pittsburgh, PA – PennDOT District 11 is announcing paving operations on Route 28 in East Deer, Fawn, and Harrison townships and Tarentum Borough, Allegheny County, will occur Friday, September 14 through Tuesday, September 18 weather permitting.

Paving operations requiring a single-lane restriction on Route 28 in each direction between the Tarentum/New Kensington (Exit 14) and Freeport/Millerstown (Exit 16) interchanges will occur according to the following schedule:

Southbound – 9 a.m. Friday morning continuously through 5 a.m. Monday morning

Northbound – 7 p.m. Friday night continuously through 2 p.m. Tuesday afternoon

The overall $34.34 million project includes concrete patching, an asphalt overlay, bridge preservation work, drainage and guiderail improvements, installation of a new automatic bridge de-icing system, lighting upgrades, and other miscellaneous construction activities. The project runs between Butler County and the structures spanning Bailies Run Road in East Deer Township.

Lindy Paving is the prime contractor.